Is South Africa worth the risk?

We recently attended the Allan Gray Investment Summit 2019 where we were able to glimpse into the investment minds of prominent local and global fund managers, and walk away with some great insights. One of the presenters was Stanlib chief economist Kevin Lings. ...

Trump’s trade war: even worse than you think

By Professor Barry Eichengreen, guest writer for the July 2019 Coroconnect THE TRADE WAR between the US and China is not ending anytime soon, notwithstanding the efforts of presidents Trump and Xi to make nice on the sidelines of the Osaka G20 summit. Trump signaled...

TFSAs – maximising retirement income, minimising estate duty

Author: Paul Hutchinson Sales Manager | Investec Tax free savings accounts (TFSAs) are a great initiative from government to encourage savings in South Africa. Jaco van Tonder,1 Advisor Services Director at Investec Asset Management, has previously discussed how to...

Your vote is your voice

We want to encourage everyone to cast their vote on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 (between 7am and 9pm), in electing the political party that they will trust to run their province and country. In South Africa, National and Provincial elections take place every 5 years. This...